Need A New Doctor?

Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Niagara Region
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Health Care Connect  
Helps Ontarians who are without a family health care provider (family doctor or nurse practitioner) to find one. People are referred to a family doctor or nurse practitioner who is accepting new patients in their community. Call 1-800-445-1822, or online at 
* Have your health card ready 
* Make sure mailing address up to date  
* Can not be already enrolled with a family doctor. (If currently enrolled with a doctor and would like to end enrollment, contact the physician directly or call Service Ontario at 1-888-218-9929.) 
Niagara Physician Recruitment and Retention 
Maintains an online list of Doctor's taking patients in the Niagara Region 
College of Physicians and Surgeons: 
Online doctor listing. Does not identify whether or not a doctor is accepting new patients. 
LINCOLN/WEST LINCOLN/GRIMSBY: West Lincoln Memorial Hospital: 905-945-2253 
ST CATHARINES: There are listings of doctors accepting new patients at the City of St Catharines website: For further information individuals can contact the Family Physician Recruiter directly: Amanda Catchpaw-Fogel, St Catharines City Hall, 905-359-6043 
Individuals can also check at Walk-In clinics to see if those doctors will take new patients.  
Individuals can contact doctors listed under Physicians and Surgeons in the Yellow pages of the phone book.
Hours Call for information
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (99) Unknown / No Service
Service Categories Physician Referrals

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